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suspension question?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by ozmon420, Sep 16, 2008.

  1. Sep 16, 2008 at 4:21 PM
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    ozmon420

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    what type of front suspension is better adjustable bilstein shocks, or toyotec coilovers?
     
  2. Sep 16, 2008 at 4:23 PM
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    dhol100

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    bilstein adjustables just make sure you get the proper compression for your needs
     
  3. Sep 16, 2008 at 4:38 PM
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    wat?
    why not get the best of both worlds w/ the toytec bilstein 5100 coilovers? get 2 1/2" from the 5100's then get up to another 1" from the coilovers....
     
  4. Sep 16, 2008 at 5:09 PM
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    ^^ Too-shay Sir!
     
  5. Sep 16, 2008 at 5:17 PM
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    :) Just for a fyi, For 3" or more lift you use the second setting.(.85) otherwise you use the bottom/stock setting.:cool:
     
  6. Sep 16, 2008 at 7:21 PM
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    wat?
    ok...well whatever....the point is 3 1/2" from 5100 coilovers
     
  7. Sep 16, 2008 at 7:42 PM
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    its 2.5" lift from Bilstein 5100's....
     
  8. Sep 16, 2008 at 8:06 PM
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    jhodge83

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    wat?
    what i was talking about earlier was the toytec 5100 coilovers...not the OME coils
     
  9. Sep 16, 2008 at 9:26 PM
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    At what lift height do you have to worry about longer brake lines and diff drop?
     
  10. Sep 16, 2008 at 11:41 PM
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    :) Agreed :D
     
  11. Sep 16, 2008 at 11:46 PM
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    Breake lines in the back,2" lift or more. In the front,2.5", using a diff drop isn't a bad idea.AT 3" or more you'll need it.:)
     
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